A special feature of his rule was the sending out of numerous cleruchies (q.v.), which served the double purpose of securing strategic points to Athens and converting the needy proletariate of the capital into owners of real property.
His proposal to impose a tax of 1% on real property and of 2% on movable property was rejected by all the larger provinces.
As yet the Cassa Ecclesiastica had no right to dispose of the property thus entrusted to it; but in 1862 an act was passed by which it transferred all its real property to the national domain, and was credited with a corresponding amount by the exchequer.
In the later middle ages these courts had jurisdiction over most questions, except indeed the then most important ones, those relating to real property.
But under the Statute of Frauds (1677), ss., 1, 2) leases, except those the term of which does not exceed three years, and in which the reserved rent is equal to two-thirds at least of the improved value of the premises, were required to be in writing signed by the parties or their lawfully authorized agents; and, under the Real Property Act 1845, a lease required by law to be in writing is void unless made by deed.
The real property of a Mussulman does not pass by inheritance to non-Mussulman heirs, but may pass to his Mussulman heirs of a foreign nationality, and vice versa.
in spite of the remonstrance of the pagan members of the senate, and confiscated its revenues; forbade legacies of real property to the Vestals; and abolished other privileges belonging to them and to the pontiffs.
a tax on real property.
Thus his name is associated with the Fines and Recoveries Abolition Act 1833; the Inheritance Act 1833; the Dower Act 1833; the Real Property Limitation Act 1833; the Wills Act 1837; one of the Copyhold Tenure Acts 1841; and the Judgments Act 1838.
The basis of municipal qualification is ownership of real property of the value of £ioo, or the tenancy of premises of the value of £300, or annual value of £2 4.
- Mine law is that branch of the law of real property relating to mineral and mining rights as distinct from rights pertaining to the surface of the ground.
The system of forced loans was abolished and a 1 o% tax on real property introduced in its stead, and a law of amnesty for political offenders enacted.
S' 3' S' p called voluntary loans was abolished, and replaced by a tax of ro% (la decima) on all real property.
He supported the bill for requiring a real property qualification for a seat in parliament.
But attempts to execute this were so unsuccessful that it has been succeeded by a law imposing what is known as the "mulct tax," which requires the payment of $600 in quarterly instalments for a licence to sell such liquors and places a lien for the whole amount on the real property in use for the business.
A husband or a wife may convey real property directly to the other.
A widow has a dower right in one-third of the real property to which her husband had absolute title, but a wife may convey or devise her real property free from her husband's right of tenancy by courtesy.
There is no provision for a general periodic assessment, but a state tax commissioner appointed by the governor, treasurer and comptroller assesses the corporations, and the county commissioners (in the counties) and the appeal tax court (in the city of Baltimore) revise valuations of real property every two years.
The term is of less practical importance in t i tle English than in the Scottish system, where it held an important place in the practice of conveyancing, real property having been generally divided into feudal-holding and burgage-holding.
It was usual to evidence the feoffment by writing in a charter or deed of feoffment; but writing was not essential until the Statute of Frauds; now, by the Real Property Act 1845, a conveyance of real property is void unless evidenced by deed, and thus feoffments have been rendered unnecessary and superfluous.
On his arrival in Norway Haakon gained the support of the landowners by promising to give up the rights of taxation claimed by his father over inherited real property.
His extensive and exact legal erudition, and the skill with which he argued the intricate libel case of Lord Cromwell (4 Rep. 13), and the celebrated real property case of Shelley (1 Rep. 94, 104), soon brought him a practice never before equalled, and caused him to be universally recognized as the greatest lawyer of his day.
The limitation of time for recovery of tithes or estates in tithes, whether between rival claimants to tithes or tithe-owners or tithe-payers, if belonging to lay individuals or lay or spiritual corporations aggregate, is a period of twelve years, as in the case of other real property (37 & 38 Vict.
Since 2864 real property to the value of over £1,250,000 has been acquired by Asiatics.
In 1904, when the U.S. Census Report showed California to be the twenty-first state of the Union in population but the sixth in wealth, the total estimated true value of all property was $4,115,491,106, of which $2,664,472,025 was the value of real property and improvements thereon.
Eligibility necessitates Swedish birth, an age of at least 35 years, and the possession, at the time of election and for three years previously, either of real property to the value of 80,000 kronor (£4400), or an annual income on which taxes have been paid of 4000 kronor (£220).
The most marked difference between the English and South African systems of law is, as might be expected, to be found in the law relating to real property.
local taxation fell on real property alone.
of the colonial law provided that laws should be passed as soon as possible to settle the natives' rights to real property and the liberty of the individual, while the Belgian government announced its determination to fulfil scrupulously all the obligations imposed on the Congo by international conventions.
In France, besides the stamp duties, there are charges on the transfer of real property amounting to about 6 per cent.
There is no other " general rule of law " dealing with the effect of attaching chattels to real property.
residuary devisee A residuary devisee takes the real property left in a will.
- Real property was not the subject of will or testament in the medieval period.
It is not proposed to trace the formalities of transfer and transmission of real property here; they will be found in vol.
The Old English "books" are derived in a roundabout way from Roman models, and the tribal law of real property was deeply modified by the introduction of individualistic notions as to ownership, donations, wills, rights of women, &c. Yet in this respect also the Norman Conquest increased the store of Roman conceptions by breaking the national isolation of the English Church and opening the way for closer intercourse with France and Italy.
upon each cheque or receipt for money paid, and from a variety of charges on deeds and other instruments, and principally on the price paid for the transfer of real property and of stocks and shares, and on mortgages.
Some states may seize real property and put it up for sale to investors who want to purchase tax liens.
Securing a tax lien allows an investor to gain control over a real property with an investment that is a fraction of the market value of the property.
Estate records contain a variety of information, including everything from the personal and real property of the deceased, to the heirs, their ages, guardians, witnesses, concerned individuals and even neighbors.
Estate Records - These may contain everything from personal and real property to names, dates of birth or ages of heirs.
Other mobile home loans exist, such as construction financing, but real property loans and personal property loans are the most common when financing the purchase of a mobile home.
If you own the land, then your manufactured home is classified as a real property mobile home whereas if you are stationed on a leased land, then your home is classified as personal property mobile home.
A real property mobile home can be refinanced through cash-out refinance and rate and term refinance options.
In Canada, the principal national body for real property acquisition / insuring is Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).
Building Equity - The sooner a young person is able to purchase a home, the faster he or she is able to begin accruing equity in real property.
The applicant will also be asked to provide details about bank accounts and any real property owned.
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